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Prison procedures

Prisons Division

The Prisons Division facilitates specialized training related to prison operations, conducts operational networks, coordinates technical assistance, as well as programs regarding leadership and management.

Management of Information Systems

The purpose of this policy and procedure is to establish guidelines for the management information systems that are used throughout the Wyoming Department of Corrections (WDOC) for the storage, retrieval, dissemination and use of regular reports of inmate/offender information, including evaluation and research.

Gender Identity Disorder: Health Care Services

This policy explains how the health care needs of those offenders with a DSM-IV diagnosis of Gender Identity Disorder (GID) are ensured.

Sexually Abusive Behavior Prevention and Intervention Program

This document intends to “provide a written policy that implements zero tolerance toward all forms of sexual activity, including sexual abuse and sexual harassment, and to provide guidelines to address the following prohibited and/or illegal sexually abusive behavior involving: Inmate perpetrator against staff victim; Inmate perpetrator against inmate victim; [and] Staff perpetrator against inmate victim.

Emergency Procedures for Private Prisons

Procedures cover the management of emergencies in prisons.

Compassionate Release/Reduction of Sentence: Procedures for Implementation of 18 U.S.C. 3582(c)(A) and 4205(g)

This Program Statement explains how the United States Bureau of Prisons (BOP) determines and implements requests from inmates for compassionate release or reduction in sentence.

Operational Searches

This policy explains the process for searching inmates.

Title: Evidence Handling

This policy establishes the procedures that define how to collect and manage crime scene evidence.

A Quick Guide for LGBTI Policy Development for Adult Prisons and Jails

This Quick Guide will help agencies and facilities develop a comprehensive response to working with LGBTI inmates.

Administrative Segregation

This administrative regulation (AR) establishes criteria and guidelines for placing offenders on administrative segregation status.


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